The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 75 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.79% 0.86% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.60% 2.86% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Median salary £33,750 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 210 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.52% 30.17% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 164 177 176
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (68.18%) CCNP
4 14 (63.64%) CCIE
4 14 (63.64%) F5
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (50.00%) WAN
5 11 (50.00%) Firewall
5 11 (50.00%) Wireless
5 11 (50.00%) IPsec
5 11 (50.00%) BGP
6 9 (40.91%) Blue Coat
6 9 (40.91%) Network Design
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (40.91%) Riverbed
6 9 (40.91%) Network Security
6 9 (40.91%) Skype
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (36.36%) OSPF
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) VPN
7 8 (36.36%) VLAN
8 7 (31.82%) Unix
9 6 (27.27%) PPP
9 6 (27.27%) VoIP
9 6 (27.27%) Juniper
9 6 (27.27%) CCNA
9 6 (27.27%) Statistics

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) BGP
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
1 11 (50.00%) IPsec
1 11 (50.00%) WAN
1 11 (50.00%) Wireless
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Wireless
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security
2 9 (40.91%) Skype
3 8 (36.36%) OSPF
3 8 (36.36%) VLAN
3 8 (36.36%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (27.27%) Junos
4 6 (27.27%) L2TP
4 6 (27.27%) PPP
4 6 (27.27%) RTP
4 6 (27.27%) VoIP
5 5 (22.73%) HSRP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Wireless Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 6 (27.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (68.18%) CCNP
3 14 (63.64%) CCIE
4 6 (27.27%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) F5
3 9 (40.91%) Blue Coat
3 9 (40.91%) Riverbed
4 6 (27.27%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Aruba
5 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
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